Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire with a requirement for Windows 8 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows 8 over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 8
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 140 156 114
Rank change year-on-year +16 -42 +24
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 30 21 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.01% 0.72% 2.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.17% 2.32% 7.42%
Number of salaries quoted 30 15 59
Oxfordshire median annual salary £28,500 £23,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.28% -28.79% +26.92%
10th Percentile £20,950 £21,250 £20,400
90th Percentile £33,750 £39,300 £48,150
South East median annual salary £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
% change year-on-year - -1.79% -

Windows 8 is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Oxfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 720 906 984
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 24.23% 31.08% 29.14%
Number of salaries quoted 582 727 749
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.12% +11.25% +15.11%
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,750 £23,950
90th Percentile £62,500 £67,500 £60,000
South East median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -

Windows 8
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

Job postings citing Windows 8 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Windows 8 in Oxfordshire

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows 8 in Oxfordshire.

Salary trend for Windows 8 in Oxfordshire

Windows 8
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 8 in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows 8 in Oxfordshire

Windows 8
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 8 within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +4 9 £22,500 -27.42% 1
Witney - 5 £32,500 -
Banbury +17 4 £20,500 -8.89% 1
Abingdon 0 4 £28,500 -28.75% 1
Windows 8
South East

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing Windows 8 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 30 (100.00%) Windows
2 27 (90.00%) Windows 10
3 26 (86.67%) Windows 7
4 21 (70.00%) Active Directory
5 20 (66.67%) Microsoft
6 19 (63.33%) Hyper-V
6 19 (63.33%) Windows Server
7 18 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 16 (53.33%) VMware
8 16 (53.33%) DHCP
8 16 (53.33%) DNS
9 13 (43.33%) MS Exchange
9 13 (43.33%) Microsoft Office
9 13 (43.33%) VMware Infrastructure
10 12 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
10 12 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 12 (40.00%) HP
10 12 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
10 12 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
11 10 (33.33%) SQL
11 10 (33.33%) WAN
11 10 (33.33%) TCP/IP
12 9 (30.00%) LAN
13 8 (26.67%) VLAN
13 8 (26.67%) Citrix
13 8 (26.67%) ITIL
14 7 (23.33%) Cisco
14 7 (23.33%) SAN
14 7 (23.33%) Windows Server 2003
14 7 (23.33%) Retail

Windows 8
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (43.33%) MS Exchange
2 12 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 12 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 12 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (16.67%) SAS
3 5 (16.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 13 (43.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (53.33%) DHCP
1 16 (53.33%) DNS
2 10 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 10 (33.33%) WAN
3 9 (30.00%) LAN
4 8 (26.67%) VLAN
5 7 (23.33%) SAN
6 5 (16.67%) iSCSI
6 5 (16.67%) Skype
7 3 (10.00%) Firewall
8 2 (6.67%) Internet
8 2 (6.67%) NAS
9 1 (3.33%) Network Security
9 1 (3.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 7 (23.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (40.00%) Support Engineer
1 12 (40.00%) Systems Engineer
2 9 (30.00%) Analyst
2 9 (30.00%) Service Analyst
2 9 (30.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 7 (23.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 7 (23.33%) 3rd Line Support
3 7 (23.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 7 (23.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (16.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (16.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
4 5 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support
4 5 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 5 (16.67%) Systems Support
4 5 (16.67%) Systems Support Engineer
5 4 (13.33%) Hyper-V Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) 1st Line Support
6 3 (10.00%) IT Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) IT Support
6 3 (10.00%) IT Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) Clustering
2 2 (6.67%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 30 (100.00%) Windows
2 27 (90.00%) Windows 10
3 26 (86.67%) Windows 7
4 19 (63.33%) Windows Server
5 18 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (23.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (16.67%) Apple iOS
9 2 (6.67%) Windows XP
10 1 (3.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (26.67%) ITIL
2 7 (23.33%) Network Load Balancing
2 7 (23.33%) Patch Management
3 5 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
3 5 (16.67%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 5 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
3 5 (16.67%) Migration
3 5 (16.67%) Presales
3 5 (16.67%) Web Filtering
4 2 (6.67%) Statistics
4 2 (6.67%) Time Management
4 2 (6.67%) Workflow
5 1 (3.33%) Asset Management
5 1 (3.33%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (3.33%) ITIL V3
5 1 (3.33%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (3.33%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 10 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.33%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (3.33%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 19 (63.33%) Hyper-V
3 13 (43.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (16.67%) vSphere
4 5 (16.67%) XenApp
4 5 (16.67%) XenDesktop
5 1 (3.33%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 7 (23.33%) WSUS
2 5 (16.67%) Backup Exec
2 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 5 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
2 5 (16.67%) SCCM
2 5 (16.67%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 20 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 16 (53.33%) VMware
3 12 (40.00%) HP
4 8 (26.67%) Citrix
5 7 (23.33%) Cisco
6 6 (20.00%) Apple
7 5 (16.67%) Dell
7 5 (16.67%) Sophos
7 5 (16.67%) Symantec
7 5 (16.67%) Veeam